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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

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The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin


Published June 24, 2007


LibriVox recording of The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin, edited by Frank Woodward Pine. Read by Gary Gilberd.

Franklin wrote his autobiography in the form of an extended letter to his son. While recording the events of his life, he adds instructions for good living which makes this work America’s first “How to Succeed” book. (Summary by Gary)

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Reviewer: reading help18 - favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - September 9, 2016
Subject: omg
I LOVE THIS story I am homeschooled and supposed to read all these different books and this story is soo awesom
Reviewer: Timothy Ferguson - favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - September 14, 2011
Subject: An excellent book
Does not contain any of his personal drama *common law marriage, trouble with his son) but is stil fascinating.
Reviewer: mlazzzz - favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite - March 16, 2008
Subject: Absolutely fascinating!
I found listening to Ben Franklin's autobiography, most professionally read by Mr. Gilberd, to be thoroughly enjoyable.

I recommend it heartily. Enjoy!
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